Justin Seed is an essential business. Please call us at 940-648-2751 to set up curbside service.
Bowie Hydro-mulcher® Erosion Products Fertilizer and Seed
524 South Hwy 156 Justin, TX 76247 • 940-648-2751


Native. Top range and pasture grass. One of the Big 4 Prairie Grasses. Varieties: Cheyenne, and Lometa.  It is a major component of the tall grass vegetation which dominated the prairies of the central and eastern United States.  It grows well in deep, well-drained floodplain soils and in well-drained upland sandy loam soils. It is tolerant of poor and well-drained soils, acid to alkaline conditions, and textures from sand to clay.

Alternate Names

Indian grass and yellow indiangrass

Uses

Erosion control: Critical areas, roadside cover and areas subject to wind erosion

Livestock: Indiangrass growing singly, or in mixtures with other native grasses, provide livestock forage on rangeland, pastureland, and hay land. Forage quality is high when green and fair when mature.

Pollinators: Indiangrass constitutes part of the native plant community in support of pollinators.

Restoration: Indiangrass is used in restoration of native prairie areas and longleaf pine understory sites.

Wildlife: White-tailed deer browse Indiangrass foliage. A mix of Indiangrass and other native warm-season grasses and forbs provide nest, brood and escape cover for bobwhite quail. Indiangrass seed is consumed by birds and small mammals.

Grow Height

Cold Tolerance

Minimum
Rainfall

Planting Rate
Acre

3-8'

High

16”

4-6 Pls.

 

Write a review

Note: HTML is not translated!
    Bad           Good

Indiangrass

  • Availability: In Stock
  • $15.40

    /lbs. (pounds)